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Deltics by British Rail (Firm). Western Region. London Division.

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Published by The Division in Reading .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • British Rail (Firm),
  • Deltic (Diesel locomotive),
  • Diesel locomotives -- Great Britain

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Edition Notes

Statement[British Rail Western, London Division].
LC ClassificationsTJ619 .B73 1975a
The Physical Object
Pagination[16] p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4948893M
ISBN 100700300325
LC Control Number76376910

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